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Name:
Frederick Ashmore
Casualty No.:
Initials:
F
Service No.:
250335
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Age at Death:
21
Ranks:
Private
Unit:
26th Durham Light Infantry 1st/6th Bn
Teesdale Township:
Place Enlisted:
Home Address:
Barnard Castle, Thorngate Wynd
Civilian Employment:
Newspaper Seller
Cause of Death:
Date of Death:
17-January-1918
Place of Death:
Mont Notre Dame, France
Battles & Campaigns:
UK Commemorated:
Overseas Commemorated:
Buried:
Vailly British Cemetery Grave Reference 1.AA.20
Decoration and Medals:
Service :
Army
Service Records:
Death Notice/Obituary:

Died in Hospital in Mont Notre Dame after a shattering gun shot wound to the shoulder on 17th July 1918 aged 21.

Teesdale Mercury-16/07/1919: In memoriam

Teesdale Mercury-15/01/1919: Return Thanks Notices

Family Details:

Youngest son of Joseph and Elizabeth Ashmore of Thorngate. Brother of Thomas, Joseph and Harry.

Notes:

Joined the army as a Bugler in 1914. 

It was reported in theTeesdale Mercury on 7th August 1918 that Frederick was wounded and being held prisoner of war in Germany. He was initially buried Mont-Notre-Damebut was reburied at Vailly in 1922. 

Teesdale Mercury-15/01/1919: Roll of Honour Notice

Teesdale Mercury-31/01/1917: Local and other notes: Thanks for parcel

Teesdale Mercury-07/08/1918: Local and other notes: Wounded and POW

 

Images:
Sources:
First Name: The Bowes Museum Roll of Honour (TBM/7/1/12); Last Name: Private Individual; St Mary's Data; www.newmp.org.uk; Service: The Bowes Museum Roll of Honour (TBM/7/1/12); Private Individual; Service Number: St Mary's Roll of Honour; Ranks: The Bowes Museum Roll of Honour (TBM/7/1/12); Private Individual; Unit: The Bowes Museum Roll of Honour (TBM/7/1/12); Private Individual; cwgc.org; cwgc.org; Date of Birth: St Mary's Roll of Honour; ; Home Address: The Bowes Museum Roll of Honour (TBM/7/1/12); Civilian Employment: St Mary's Roll of Honour; Age at Death: Private Individual; Place of Death: St Mary's Roll of Honour; Private Individual ; Date of Death Day: www.cwgc.org.uk; Date of Death Month: www.cwgc.org.uk; Date of Death Year: www,cwgc.org.uk; Buried: St Mary's Roll of Honour and Commonwealth War Graves Commission; Notes: Private Individual; Local Memorials: www.newmp.org.uk; Teesdale Townships: Teesdale Poor Law Union 1914; : ;